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Zygoptera

zʌɪˈɡɒptərə

Meanings of Zygoptera:

plural noun

A group of insects which comprises the damselflies.

Usage examples:

Phenological records for 29 species (six zygoptera and 23 anisoptera) from nine genera occurring in…

Meanings of Zygospore:

noun

The thick-walled resting cell of certain fungi and algae, arising from the fusion of two similar gametes.

Usage examples:

The thick-walled zygospore which encases the zygote, is highly ornamented and very durable.

Zygote

ˈzaɪ.ɡəʊt

Meanings of Zygote:

noun

A diploid cell resulting from the fusion of two haploid gametes; a fertilized ovum.

Usage examples:

A brief exposure to chloroform vapors kills vegetative cells but not zygotes.

Zygotene

ˈzʌɪɡə(ʊ)tiːn

Meanings of Zygotene:

noun

The second stage of the prophase of meiosis, following leptotene, during which homologous chromosomes begin to pair.

Usage examples:

Meiotic prophase can be further divided into leptotene, zygotene, pachytene, diplotene, and diakine…

Zygotes

ˈzaɪ.ɡəʊt

Meanings of Zygotes:

noun

A diploid cell resulting from the fusion of two haploid gametes; a fertilized ovum.

Usage examples:

A brief exposure to chloroform vapors kills vegetative cells but not zygotes.

Meanings of Zymogen:

noun

An inactive substance which is converted into an enzyme when activated by another enzyme.

Usage examples:

Still other proteins (of the enzyme class) are synthesized as inactive precursors called zymogens.

Meanings of Zymogens:

noun

An inactive substance which is converted into an enzyme when activated by another enzyme.

Usage examples:

Still other proteins (of the enzyme class) are synthesized as inactive precursors called zymogens.

Zymotic

zʌɪˈmɒtɪk

Meanings of Zymotic:

adjective

Relating to or denoting contagious disease regarded as developing after infection, by a process analogous to fermentation.

Usage examples:

Using this information, nightingale computed a mortality rate of 1,174 per 10,000 with 1,023 per 10…

Meanings of Zymurgy:

noun

The study or practice of fermentation in brewing, winemaking, or distilling.

Usage examples:

The process of brewing coffee, i discovered, was a good way to relate the brewing process to people…

Zyrian

ˈzɪrɪən

Meanings of Zyrian:

noun

Former term for komi2 (the language).

Meanings of Zythum:

noun

In ancient egypt: a kind of malt beer.

Meanings of Zyzzyva:

noun

A genus of tropical weevils (family curculionidae) native to south america and typically found on or near palm trees. also (in form zyzzyva): a weevil of this genus.

Meanings of Zyzzyvas:

noun

A genus of tropical weevils (family curculionidae) native to south america and typically found on or near palm trees. also (in form zyzzyva): a weevil of this genus.

Meanings of Шип:

noun

A large boat for transporting people or goods by sea.

Usage examples:

The ship left england with a crew of 36
verb

Transport (goods or people) on a ship.

Usage examples:

The wounded soldiers were shipped home
suffix

Forming nouns denoting a quality or condition.

Usage examples:

Companionship

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